North Shore Bank is assisting the Citizens Inn School Supply Drive by collecting new backpacks and school supplies to support local families in need. Items collected from this effort will be benefit children within the Citizens Inn programs in partnership with No Children Goes Hungry in Peabody.
  • Backpacks for younger children (approximate size 17" h x 13" w x 9.5" d)
  • Backpacks for high school students with padded computer sleeve (approximate size 19" h x 13" w x 7.5" d)
  • Pens (10 - 12 count, blue or black ink)
  • Pencil Top Erasers
  • Pink Erasers
  • Pencil Sharpeners with 2 holes different sizes
  • Thin Markers Package (10 count)
  • Thick Markers Package (8 count)
  • Colored Pencil Package (12 count)
  • Crayon Package (24 count)
  • Dry Erase Markers (fine tip)
  • Child Friendly Scissors
  • Glue Sticks
  • Spiral Notebooks - 1 Subject, Wide Ruled
  • Spiral Notebooks - 1 Subject, College Ruled
  • Composition Book - Wide Ruled
  • Pocket Folders (plastic is preferred)
  • Hard Pencil Cases
  • Soft Pencil Pouch with Three Hole Grommets

How To Donate

Donations will be collected through Tuesday, August 8th. If you'd like to donate, drop supplies off at any of our branch locations. Thank you for helping local students start the year off with the right tools they need to learn.

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